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Related to Nelumbo: Nelumbo lutea
n, pl -bos
[C19: New Latin, from Sinhalese nelumbu lotus]
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|Noun||1.||Nelumbo - sometimes placed in the family Nymphaeaceae: lotuses|
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Nelumbonaceae, subfamily Nelumbonaceae - in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the single genus Nelumbo